Art & Design

M-Swift “Moving with the Changes” Album Launch Live

5 October 2018, London

Yue Miyagi
DJ Koichi Sakai


Join us for the most sophisticated Jazzy Soul Music from Tokyo –M-Swift (Shouhei Matsushita) performs live in celebration ofhis new album “Moving with the Changes”, featuring top UK musicians.


Shouhei Matsushita made his debut on Italian label, IRMA Records, in 2007. Since then his style of jazz, soul and dance music has been highly acclaimed. Under different project names, he has released a total of seven albums, plus various singles and EPs, with distribution in Europe, US and Japan. Now, as M-Swift again, Shouhei presents his 4th artist album: Moving With The Changes – another successful London/Tokyo collaboration including: Nate James, Vanessa Haynes, Shea Soul, Tony Remy, Hideaki Hori, Nick Cohen, Tabu Zombie, Steve Lewinson. M-Swift will present

his “Sophisticated Soul” sound from Tokyo with the help of some of his friends from London: Lex Cameron, Nick Cohen and others to be announced. http: //

Plus support from Yue Miyagi solo live and DJ Koichi Sakai to spinning soul jazz funk and disco to warm up the evening.


Yue Miyagi is a guitarist based in London originating from Japan.

In 2013 her award-winning project “ YUE’s Bumping Jam” was awarded the “Godin Player’s Competition Special Award “ and was also featured in a Compilation Album produced by "Anchorage Records"(Scotland) in 2015.


In 2016 the Guitar company “Epiphone “awarded her the "Epiphone Artist Award" and since then she has become an official endorser for Epiphone.


Yue has played guitar for many artists at venues throughout the world and for various TV shows. She has recorded songs for movies and albums in Japan. Her career as an award winning guitarist has enabled her to perform in countries such as Tokyo, Hong Kong, Taiwan and London. Regular Cruise Ship Performer in Japan, Cruising between Niigata to Hokkaido 3 times/year since 2016.


Admission: £9

5 October 2018

Empire Bar, Hackney Empire, 291 Mare Street, London, United Kingdom, E8 1EJ



Koichi Sakai